Sentence Examples


  • This stupendous task was reserved for a general congress, and it was agreed to meet at Vienna.
  • An even more complete and minutely detailed view of the sacrificial system is no doubt obtained from the ceremonial manuals, the Kalpa-sutras; but it is just by the speculative discussions of the Brahmanasthe mystic significance and symbolical colouring with which they invest single rites - that we gain a real insight into the nature and gradual development of this truly stupendous system of ritual worship.
  • In a year after she first went to Helen Keller, Miss Sullivan found herself and her pupil the centre of a stupendous fiction.
  • The stupendous growth of the population of Berlin during the last century is best illustrated by the following figures.
  • It flows eastward until it has passed through the stupendous Kazan defile, in which its waters (at Semlin 1700 yds.